Desalter Unit Insulators for Refinery
Concerned about the expense of the components from the existing supplier of Teflon body and metal coupling Desalter Unit Insulators, the electrical planner requested them from the refinery in-house machine shop. Machine Shop Superintendent referred them to Hunter Hawk (HH) based on previous experience with HH to provide a quality product more economically and efficiently for the 340 pieces required for the unit overhaul.
Hunter Hawk reverse engineers a sample part, sources US-made material and makes parts for a lesser refinery cost in advance of the scheduled overhaul.
Refinery MRO Collaborating & Innovating with Hunter Hawk
Hunter Hawk provides superior American-made virgin PTFE material and 340 stainless steel couplings.
- Savings of 60% over costs charged by previous supplier
- Installed and anticipated to be longer lasting than original parts supplied by others
- Machine shop was able to focus on other critical equipment instead of making the insulators